The Leidos Intelligence Division is seeking a Software Engineer/Developer with a TS/SCI with polygraph clearance to support a highly visible fast paced prime contract in the Fort Meade, Annapolis Junction, MD area.
You will enjoy great benefits such as 5 weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Discounted Stock Purchase Plans, Unlimited Education and Training Support, Pandemic Paid Leave, Parental Paid Leave and a sign on bonus.
PROGRAM SUMMARY: Do you enjoy being a part of small teams that work closely with the customer? Does big data pique your interest? Our Prototype Development Support program is looking for candidates with a strong mission focus to do new development and rapid prototyping. Someone who can figure out smarter, better ways to discover new targets or support mission analysis. The Prototype Development Support (PDS II) program is a TTO-based, LOE program in support of our customer’s Operations organization. Through new development and rapid prototyping, PDS II looks to help its customer find new and better data sources and tradecraft to answer new and existing intelligence questions to accomplish its mission. Working across all areas, using methods that run the gamut from leading edge visualizations, analytic development and new technology research, the PDS II program constantly strives to provide the best solutions for the customer to address their mission needs, all in a fast paced, highly collaborative challenging environment.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: We are seeking a motivated Principal Software Engineer who will work on a suite of capabilities designed to help solve a variety of problems arising from various analysts' offices. The primary focus will be on prototype development. The candidate will work directly with customers to gather requirements and feedback. Additionally, the candidate must have demonstrated ability to independently work through complex solutions. Lastly the candidate needs to be flexible and work in a dynamic environment on a variety of tasking.
At least sixteen years of general experience in computer science, computer engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline
At least five years of experience in software-intensive projects and programs for government or industry customers.
At least five years of the experience must have been as a software engineer supporting software architecture development, requirement analysis, process execution and evaluation, selection, and evaluation of COTS/GOTS tools, and integration (with both new and existing systems).
A bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics or a related discipline may be substituted for 4 years of general experience. A master's degree is a plus.
Strong experience with Python is mandatory
Experience with NodeJS (nice to have)
Experience with C/C++ (nice to have)
Virtualization technologies (e.g. Libvirt, QEMU/KVM, Virtualbox, VMWare)
Experience with containerization (Docker, Kubernetes)
Deep understanding of network design and networking protocol fundamentals is imperative
Needs to have a solid understanding of common software development paradigms and design patterns (Object-Oriented, Procedural, Factories, Microservice, etc.)
Understanding of concurrency and reentrancy in multithreaded/multiprocessing applications (Threads, Processes, Async)
Web experience (RESTful web applications, protocol analysis)
Experience with AWS cloud infrastructure development (Amazon Web Service)
Mobile apps analysis experience is a plus
The Cyber & SIGINT Solutions (CSS) Operation continues to grow in the Fort Meade, MD and surrounding areas. We have funded Prime work and are currently seeking innovators, ideators, and game changers to join our team. We are offering generous sign-on bonuses, competitive salaries, and enhanced benefit plans. To learn more please visit careers.leidos.com/CONMD
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:5,000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Software Engineering
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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